The Board comprises of non-executive members who are responsible for directing the affairs of the Society. In accordance with our Rules, they act in the interests of the Society and for the benefit of the community.
Board members are selected from a wide background bringing together professional, commercial, financial and local experience. There are currently eleven Board members.
Nick Abbey, Board Chair
In September 2015, Nick retired from his position as Chief Executive of the ExtraCare Charitable Trust which develops and manages affordable retirement villages throughout the Midlands. Prior to working there, he was Chief Executive of Hereward Housing in Ely until it joined Sanctuary Housing Group in 2005, where he was the Group Director responsible for services to tenants and leaseholders in 57,000 homes. Nick has been Vice Chair of the National Housing Federation, and was Chair of a local strategic partnership.
Date appointed: September 2015
Member of the Remuneration and Nominations Committee